Bowers Gifford & District

Events

Our up-coming events are listed here in date order. These will be general branch meetings and specific group meetings or outings as arranged by each co-ordinator.

Our monthly meeting is on the 4th Wednesday of each month, from 2-4pm, at The Benbow Club, Pound Lane, Bowers Gifford. We generally have a guest speaker, and use this event to interact with each other and discuss items of relevance.


Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Thu Jun 28th Our monthly meeting, with one of Derek's quizzes. Always a fun afternoon.
Wed Jul 25th Our monthly meeting. Guest speaker is Brenda Smith MBE, with a talk entitled 'Back to Vietnam'.
Wed Aug 22nd Our monthly meeting. Guest speaker TBA.
Wed Sep 26th Our monthly meeting. Guest speaker is Arthur Brooks, with another entertaining talk on 'Music Hall'.
Wed Oct 24th Our monthly meeting. Guest speaker TBA.
Wed Nov 28th Our monthly meeting. Guest speaker is David Williams, telling us about the Great Fire of London.
Wed Dec 12th Our monthly meeting and Xmas Party. We are entertained today by rock 'n' roll singer Paul Adams.
Outings
Tue Jul 3rd Our Summer outing this year is a coach trip to Audley End house (a Jacobean Mansion House) and gardens (created by Capability Brown). Contact Ann to book in and for further details.
Wed Aug 29th Today we are planning a barge trip - further details to be announced shortly, or contact Chris or Ann to find out more.
Tue Nov 6th Our Xmas outing to the Thursford Christmas Spectacular, in Norfolk, with dinner afterwards. Contact Ann H to book in and for further details.
Mon Nov 19th We shall be going on a Turkey and Tinsel midweek break, for 4 nights in Bournemouth. The cost is £230 per person, including the coach fare. Book in with Chris or Ann as soon as possible.